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Bossiella insularis (E.Y.Dawson & Silva) P.C.Silva 1957

Publication details
Bossiella insularis (E.Y.Dawson & Silva) P.C.Silva 1957: 47

Published in: Silva, P.C. (1957). Notes on Pacific marine algae. MadroƱo 14: 41-51.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Bossiella is Bossiella plumosa (Manza) P.C.Silva.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bossiella dichotoma (Manza) P.C.Silva

Basionym
Bossea insularis E.Y.Dawson & P.C.Silva

Type information
Type locality: Smugglers Cove, Santa Cruz Island, Calif. (Dawson 1953: 160). Holotype: Silva; Mar. 15, 1950; Lower littoral rocks. UC Silva 6219 (Dawson 1953: 160). Notes: Dawson (1953: 160) An isotype is in HAHF.

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), pertaining to islands, insular (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Hind, K. R., Gabrielson, P. W. & Saunders, G. W. (2014). Molecular-assisted alpha taxonomy reveals pseudocryptic diversity among species of Bossiella (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) in the eastern Pacific Ocean. Phycologia 53(5): 443-456.

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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 November 2020.

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